AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) moved up 2.79% and closed its last trading session at $5.16. This Basic Materials Sector stock currently has the Market Capitalization of 1.2 Billion. The Average Volume for the stock is measured as 12.22 Million. The Stock has a 52-Week High of $7.09 and 52-Week Low of $1.64 following the dates, it touched its 52-Week High on Jul 27, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016. Currently, the Return on Assets value for the trailing twelve months is -3.3% with the Return on Equity and Return on Investment of 15.3% and -19.9% respectively. This firm currently has YTD (year to date) performance of 130.36 Percent which is awesome. The Short Ratio for the stock is 5.54.
AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio is 0. EPS or Earning per Share stands at $-0.78. The TTM operating margin is 1.8 percent.
AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) is due to report its Earnings on Tue 25 Oct (In 2 Days). The estimated EPS for the current quarter is said to be $0.13. Following Earnings result, share price were UP 15 times out of last 27 Qtrs. The stock has reduced about -4.8% since it reported its last earnings. The Closing price of AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) at Last Earnings was $5.42 as compared to the previous closing price of $5.02. The Predicted Move on the 7th day after AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) will release its earnings at about 7%.
By Looking at Earnings History, Out of 12 Quarters when the Earnings were reported, AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) beats earnings by 91%, The Stock Missed Earnings 1 times and has met earnings 0 times.
We will discuss the past Quarters Earnings below:
AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) reported its previous quarter on 07/26/2016 where it reported the Actual Earnings of $0.08. The Closing price before the company posted its earnings was $5.42. The Stock surged on the very next day of earnings and maintained its stock price at $6.18 by showing a % change of 14.02 percent from its previous closing price. The Next Day Volume after Earnings was reported as 34.13 Million. On the 7th day After Earnings Report, the stock hit its share price as $6.25 by showing 15.31% increase from the Stock price Before Earnings were reported.
On 04/26/2016, the stock reported the EPS of $-0.08 where Analysts were projecting the EPS to be $-0.1 showing a difference of $0.02. Thus Surprise Factor was there with 20 percent. Before Earnings Announcement on 04/26/2016, the firm had its stock price of $4.54. And immediately on the next day after earnings announcement, the stock inclined 3.96% and closed its trading session at $4.72. On 7th Day after earnings release, AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) surged to 2.2% from $4.54 to $4.64.
On 01/26/2016, Analysts were suspecting EPS of $0.01/share where AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) reported its Actual EPS of $0.3. Thus showing a Surprise of 2900 percent. The Closing Price of the stock before earnings was $1.83 while on the Next day the stock closed its trading session at $2 with a percentage change of 9.29% from the price of 1.83 before Earnings. The Stock Closing Price on the 7th day of earnings was $2.08.
AK Steel Holding Corporation, through its subsidiary, AK Steel Corporation, produces flat-rolled carbon, stainless and electrical steel, and tubular products in the United States and internationally. It produces flat-rolled value-added carbon steels, including coated, cold-rolled, and hot-rolled carbon steel products; and specialty stainless and electrical steels in sheet and strip forms. The company also produces carbon and stainless steel that is finished into welded steel tubing, which is used in the automotive, large truck, industrial, and construction markets; buys and sells steel and steel products, and other materials; and produces metallurgical coal from reserves in Pennsylvania. It sells its flat-rolled carbon steel products primarily to automotive manufacturers and to customers in the infrastructure and manufacturing markets, including electrical transmission, heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment, and appliances; and coated, cold-rolled, and hot-rolled carbon steel products to distributors, service centers, and converters. The company sells its stainless steel products to manufacturers and their suppliers in the automotive industry; manufacturers of food handling, chemical processing, pollution control, and medical and health equipment; and distributors and service centers. It also sells electrical steel products to manufacturers of power transmission and distribution transformers, as well as for use in the manufacture of electrical motors and generators. AK Steel Holding Corporation was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in West Chester, Ohio.